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      Seeing that you have a teenager, assuming they...

      Seeing that you have a teenager, assuming they are in the front seat then yes a GTi is a good vehicle. I've got two kids and it is a must to get a 4 door though. I say get a GTi, then flash it (how...
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      2 weeks on any new(ish) car should not cause any...

      2 weeks on any new(ish) car should not cause any permanent damage to a rotor. The pads could have bound to the rotor, but it should clear itself up after a few drives.
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      That would be my thoughts as well. Stereo kill...

      That would be my thoughts as well. Stereo kill switch, most likely for subs
    4. Thread: Baby in GTI?

      by JSWhaler
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      Although the above post of the GTI seat is cool,...

      Although the above post of the GTI seat is cool, it's not for newborns.
      I have 2 kids and transport them no problem in my car, although I have a 4 door. However, the setup is the same between 2...
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      As a car enthusiast I always had manual cars and...

      As a car enthusiast I always had manual cars and would still, but due to an accident I am now handicapped in my left leg. As a result I searched for an automatic. My requirements were simple: car was...
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      You should have lagunas. I wouldn't have left...

      You should have lagunas. I wouldn't have left with the car as the dealership is probably trying to make some more $.
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      I bought my VW solely for the DSG tranny. I...

      I bought my VW solely for the DSG tranny. I wanted the most enjoyable driving car with an auto tranny under $40k and picked up a GTi. You won't be disappointed. For your needs it sounds like the tdi...
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      Best way to buy is with cash or another...

      Best way to buy is with cash or another alternative with no financing. However, location will depend on how you can get deals. Where I'm located you can only get ok deals, if I asked for $3k under...
    9. Works alright on metal surfaces but not so well...

      Works alright on metal surfaces but not so well on plastic such as bumpers. It blends well if you take your time and do as directed.
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      Water pump

      Water pump
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      Agreed... Although I would probably do intake,...

      Agreed... Although I would probably do intake, then tune. Exhaust doesn't do much except for sound.
    12. Are you for real? Don't you know that if you...

      Are you for real?

      Don't you know that if you flat you need to buy 4 new wheels and tires.
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      Very nice build

      Very nice build
    14. Seems a number of us came from an S2000 to a GTi,...

      Seems a number of us came from an S2000 to a GTi, as I did as well.
    15. That's why you put it back to stock mode for auto...

      That's why you put it back to stock mode for auto x and not have to worry about going up in class.
    16. To each their own. This is my first car I have...

      To each their own. This is my first car I have barely modded. Besides paddle extensions and APR intake 1+2, I only got flashed last week and have owned the car approx 8 months. However, I plan on...
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      You own't have any oil issues with regular auto...

      You own't have any oil issues with regular auto x. You'll want better tires to start and then they allow one sway bar to be altered or changed and still remain in stock class (for 2013). If you're...
    18. Michelin Pilot Super Sports are great tires. ...

      Michelin Pilot Super Sports are great tires. They will improve all aspects i.e. braking, handling, etc. They are a huge improvement vs. OEM (cause they suck). Just don't run them in snow.
    19. Thread: gti vs golf r

      by JSWhaler
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      Everyone has different reasons for getting the...

      Everyone has different reasons for getting the car they did/ and or want. I wanted the R, but my priority was getting the DSG tranny. Seeing at how this is not an option in the US, GTI I bought. ...
    20. Thread: DSG vs Manual

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      For an auto, I like it. Yet, you will never have...

      For an auto, I like it. Yet, you will never have total control of the car as you do with a manual. The DSG does have some hickups when starting at times, but it's not really an issue. Yes, the DSG...
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